Abbot Suger on the Abbey Church of St. Denis and Its Art Treasures / Edition 1

Abbot Suger on the Abbey Church of St. Denis and Its Art Treasures / Edition 1

by Abbot Suger
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0691003149

ISBN-13: 9780691003146

Pub. Date: 05/01/1979

Publisher: Princeton University Press

This revised edition incorporates the additions and corrections recorded by Erwin Panofsky until the time of his death in 1968. Gerda Panofsky-Soergel has updated the commentary in the light of new material, and the bibliography that she has prepared reflects the scholarship on St.-Denis in the last three decades. She has obtained some additional and more recent

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This revised edition incorporates the additions and corrections recorded by Erwin Panofsky until the time of his death in 1968. Gerda Panofsky-Soergel has updated the commentary in the light of new material, and the bibliography that she has prepared reflects the scholarship on St.-Denis in the last three decades. She has obtained some additional and more recent photographs, and the illustrations include a new ground plan and a new section of the chevet of the Abbey Church, both drawn under the supervision of Sumner McKnight Crosby.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691003146
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
05/01/1979
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
315
Sales rank:
908,437
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION vii
PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION xi
LIST OF FIGURES xvi
LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS xvii
INTRODUCTION 1
TEXT AND TRANSLATIONS 39
LIBER DE REBUS IN ADMINISTRATIONE SUA GESTIS 40
LIBELLUS ALTER DE CONSECRATIONE ECCLEA SANCTI DIONYSII 82
ORDINATO A.D. MCXL VEL MCXLI CONFIRMATA 122
COMMENTARY 139
PRELIMINARY REMARKS
THE TEXTS; DATES; TRANSMISSION, AND READINGS 141
PERSONS AND PLACES; UNITS OF WEIGHT AND CURRENCY 146
AUTHOR'S NOTE 146
COMMENTARY UPON THE "LIBER REBUS IN ADMINISTRATION SUA GESTIS" 147
COMMENTARY UPON THE "LIBEELLUS ALTER DE CONSECRATIONE ECCLESIAE SANCTI DIONYSII" 224
COMMENTARY UPON THE "ORDINATIO" OF 1140 OR 1141 251
GLOSSARY 260
BIBLIOGRAPHIC ABBREVIATIONS 262
ADDITIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHY SINCE 1945 264
INDEX 277
ILLUSTRATIONS 285

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